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  • Trans Pride march in London
    News

    Powerful photos from yesterday’s Trans+ Pride event in London

  • Elliot Page
    Celebrity

    Elliot Page opens up about the joy of being trans in a powerful new Oprah interview

  • Cartoon of workmates standing in front of a desk whispering
    Careers

    “I felt second-rate”: stats show discrimination against trans people at work is getting worse

Latest Stories

Elliot Page IMDB headquarters
Celebrity

Why Elliot Page’s announcement is so important

His coming out post speaks to the joy and the fear of being transgender.

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Aiden Wynn
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Laverne Cox
News

We can’t turn a blind eye to transphobic hate crime in the UK

Laverne Cox's recent experience of harassment highlights the need for sustained support for the trans community.

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Aiden Wynn
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Sarah McBride.
Politics

Sarah McBride responds to making history with her US election win

“We did it. We won the general election.”

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Hollie Richardson
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There’s another inquiry being launched into trans equality. Here’s why it’s not an excuse to roll back existing rights
News

Another inquiry into trans equality has been launched, and it’s a cause for concern

Here's why it isn’t an excuse to roll back existing transgender rights.

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Aiden Wynn
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Lauren Geall
Published

Why Superdrug’s new period products for “people who menstruate” are so important

It’s about time we got rid of the idea that a woman = someone who has periods.

Long Reads

“My twin and I finally spoke about them coming out as trans and it changed both of our lives”

An overdue conversation helped Ella become a better trans ally.

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Ella Glover
Published
Munroe Bergdorf
People

Munroe Bergdorf on what has made the current anti-racism movement so powerful

“We’re not speaking about awareness, we’re speaking about action.”

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Lauren Geall
Published
Long Reads

“Why it’s vital that we hear LGBTQ stories of hope and joy”

These stories from LGBTQ+ pioneers are a celebration of joy we all need to hear.

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Christobel Hastings
Published
Jonathan Van Ness
People

Why Jonathan Van Ness’ response to that LGBTQ+ ruling is so important

Queer Eye’s Jonathan Van Ness’ response to the US Supreme Court’s decision to finally back protection for LGBTQ+ workers has gone viral.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Daniel Radcliffe visits People Now on December 06, 2019 in New York, United States. (Photo by Jim Spellman/Getty Images)
People

Everything Daniel Radcliffe got right in his response to JK Rowling’s tweets

“Transgender women are women,” writes the Harry Potter actor.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

4 activists on why we need to change the period narrative

Because everyone needs access to products, particularly in a pandemic

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The Body Shop
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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The powerful message hidden in Gabrielle Union and daughter Zaya’s matching tuxedos

This is why the actor and her husband wore co-ordinated outfits for their daughter’s first red carpet.

juno
Long Reads

Juno Dawson: “Why I’m no longer debating trans rights”

“We need to tool up – with willing men alongside us – to dismantle the power structures which are holding all women back.”

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Juno Dawson
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Piers Morgan on ITV's Good Morning Britain
People

It’s time to stop celebrating trolls like Piers Morgan

The GMB host has been nominated as 2020’s Columnist of the Year. Why?

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Jodie Turner-Smith just had the perfect response to someone who asked the gender of her baby

“I’m excited to see who they reveal themselves to be”.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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People

Gabrielle Union just introduced her daughter to the world in the best way

World, meet Zaya Wade.

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Jessica Rapana
Published
People

Rebecca Long-Bailey speaks out in support of trans women

“I’m very firm in supporting the rights of trans people"

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Aiden Wynn
Published
People

We need to talk about the fact that Nikkie Tutorials was blackmailed

NikkieTutorials rose above her blackmailers but that doesn't make it okay

Posted by
Aiden Wynn
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Aiden Wynn
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Josie Totah set to play Lexi in the upcoming Saved By The Bell reboot

Josie Totah as Bayside High's new queen bee? Yes, please!

Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie in Thor: Ragnarok
Life

Attention, Marvel fans: more LGBTQ+ characters are coming to the MCU this year

The president of Marvel Studios confirmed the first transgender character will feature on the silver screen in 2020.

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Christobel Hastings
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